Doctors think they know the cause of Dakovion Kennedy’s mysterious illness

MOLINE, Illinois- Doctors might know the cause for the Moline football player that went to the hospital with a mysterious illness.

Doctors say Dakovion Kennedy has Viral Myocarditis, a rare condition that causes inflammation in the middle layer of his heart.

Kennedy was moved to a Chicago hospital. Doctors will see if they can treat his heart or if it will heal on its own.

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